Terrapin Sound Czech | Terrapin Beer Company

BA SCORE
87
very good
143 Ratings
THE BROS
84
good
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Terrapin Sound CzechTerrapin Sound Czech
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Terrapin Beer Company
Georgia, United States
terrapinbeer.com

Style: Czech Pilsener

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.50%

Availability: Rotating

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by mcallister on 08-02-2010

BEER STATS
Ratings:
143
Reviews:
45
Avg:
3.91
pDev:
8.18%
 
 
Wants:
11
Gots:
43
For Trade:
0
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Ratings: 143 |  Reviews: 45
Photo of coopdog1000
4.04/5  rDev +3.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of MJ64
3.74/5  rDev -4.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of godawgs
3.76/5  rDev -3.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of twax
3.84/5  rDev -1.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Nunya
3.9/5  rDev -0.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of Zazzi82
3.42/5  rDev -12.5%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of KeyWestGator
3.79/5  rDev -3.1%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

Photo of ajm5108
3.92/5  rDev +0.3%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Pretty solid, drinkable beer. Optics and clarity are on-point, smell has a nice toasted sesame cracker, hay and pepper spice. Flavor isn't just a bland watery pilsener, definitely has some spice (peppercorn, maybe some clove) elements to it that adds dimension to the base.

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Photo of Zach136
4/5  rDev +2.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of tgf17
3.96/5  rDev +1.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of brocktune
3.6/5  rDev -7.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Franziskaner
3.95/5  rDev +1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Golden colored with just a trace of haziness. There's a sold inch of creamy dishwater white on top. The aroma is of grassy hops and pale malt. I'm tasting more grassy hops than pale malt. The body is very delicate and quaffable. This has plenty of flavor and is very refreshing.

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Photo of MAJ85
3.75/5  rDev -4.1%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of tfsimpkins
3.48/5  rDev -11%
look: 5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Flabby.

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Photo of Gully13
4.31/5  rDev +10.2%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.75 | overall: 4.5

Great take on the style. A little more hoppy than the ones across the Atlantic, it still remains clear and not too complex. It's what I'm looking for in a good pilsner, unpretentious and great on a hot day.

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Photo of dacrza1
3.6/5  rDev -7.9%
look: 4.25 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.5

DATE: February 9, 2017... OCCASION: toasting a nice snow day with the family... GLASSWARE: Penn State pilsner... pours a thick, sudsy two-finger white head that forms even, balanced coral lacing... a light golden body sports healthy effervescence that can be seen through its translucence... tart banana, lemon zest, cracker, and light spices make for an inviting take on the style... first draft is a stern, medium-bodied with a smooth intake and a reasonably lingering aftertaste... pleasant, easy-drinking, and textured enough to avoid a simple mouth-rinser... banana, lemon, light bread malts, and some spiciness--pepper?--with the unmistakable noble hops that evokes garden hose metal.... slightly buttery and floral too... having chosen this as the "Atlanta" representative at the Super Bowl party last week--and downing more than a few with little effort--I can attest that it is a serviceable pilsner that offers enough of a flavor profile to not be lost in the shuffle of pilsners...

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Photo of duvel1979
3.2/5  rDev -18.2%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3

Photo of shivtim
3.15/5  rDev -19.4%
look: 3.25 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.25

Photo of epyon396
3.94/5  rDev +0.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of mothmanscott
3.83/5  rDev -2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Pours thinky hazed, medium straw producing 2+ fingers of soap bubble foamy, somewhat lasting, white head that diminishes to small islands of surface foam leaving bubbly steaks, splotches & webs of lacing. Aroma is pure crisp, clean & dry pilsener with biscuit & cracker malts; lemon & grassy hops. Taste is Pilsener yeast, cracker/biscuit malt, floral, lemony, grassy noble hops, peppery finish with a pleasant & lingering bitterness. Mouthfeel is light-medium bodied with moderate carbonation, crisp, clean & dry with a nice peppery prickle. There is watery hint in the mouth, the reason for the light medium body designation. A good but not great example of the style. It is nevertheless very pleasant & drinkable.

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Photo of breakdownbbe
3.83/5  rDev -2%
look: 3.5 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Very lively! Would be perfect for getting hammered in a Swiss meadow, or something. Lots of grass on the nose. Wish the feel was a bit more crisp, but a very worthy beer!

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Photo of dlin0sbb
3.44/5  rDev -12%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.25 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Korbynlehr
4.25/5  rDev +8.7%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of BeerForMuscle
3.68/5  rDev -5.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of robebo44
3.94/5  rDev +0.8%
look: 3.75 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 3.75

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Terrapin Sound Czech from Terrapin Beer Company
3.91 out of 5 based on 143 ratings.
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